Got My Number

March 9, 2010 @ 8:31 am | Filed under: Family

We’re heading into wildflower season here in San Diego. (I hardly dare admit this you you northeastern folks.) Admiring the orange and yellow roadsides from the backseat of the minivan, Rose says, “Mom, I want to know more about plants and birds.”

Me: “OK, we can start doing more nature walks again and work on our nature journals.”

Rilla pipes up: “Mommy, I want to know more about princesses and princes getting married.”

Me, suppressing a laugh: “OK, let’s read more fairy tales at home!”

Beanie, slyly: “Mom, I want to know more about….candy!”

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  1. One of your children seems very clever.

  2. That’s my kind of girl….

  3. Bwahahahahaha!!!!!!! That’s fabulous! Points for all of them for being so cute and clever and generally wonderful and a gold star for Mama who will teach anything if asked!

  4. So, we go home get out the Candy making section of the cookbook and make some…or we teach our little siblings easy math with M & Ms- OR we re-read Willy Wonka! hahahahahah Love the post!~